The National Center for Postsecondary Research (NCPR) is hosting an interactive webinar to continue discussion that arose at the September 2010 NCPR Developmental Education conference. Please visit the conference website for free downloads of papers and presentations given at the conference. Videos of conference presentations are also posted for instant viewing. Registration for this free webinar is required.
Part 1: Introduction and Welcome
Presenters: Thomas Bailey
Developmental Education Challenges and Pipeline Issues
Thomas Bailey is the director and principal investigator of NCPR; director of the Community College Research Center (CCRC) at Teachers College, Columbia University; director of the Institute on Education and the Economy; and the George and Abby O’Neill Professor of Economics and Education in the Department of International and Transcultural Studies at Teachers College, Columbia University.
Thomas Brock, Director, Young Adults and Postsecondary Education Policy Area, MDRC, Senior Staff, NCPR
Thomas Brock is the director of the young adults and postsecondary education policy area at MDRC.
Bridget Terry Long, Professor of Education and Economics, Harvard University, Senior Staff, NCPR
Bridget Terry Long is a professor of education and economics at Harvard University, a faculty research associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research, and a research affiliate of NCPR.
Mary Visher, Senior Research Associate, Young Adults and Postsecondary Education Policy Area, MDRC; Senior Staff, NCPR
Mary Visher is a Senior Research Associate, Young Adults and Postsecondary Education Policy Area, at MDRC.
Heather Wathington, Assistant Professor, Curry School of Education, University of Virginia; Senior Staff, NCPR
Heather Wathington is an assistant professor in the Department of Leadership, Foundations, and Policy at the Curry School of Education, University of Virginia.